Freedom Of Opportunity

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of October 29, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


67836. Freedom Of Opportunity. 1944. Mutual net. Sponsored by: Mutual Of Omaha-Redfield Associates (Chicago) co-op. The story of Jane Adams, founder of Hull House. The date is approximate. . 29:43. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

23838. Freedom Of Opportunity. 1944. Mutual net. Sponsored by: Mutual Of Omaha Insurance. A biography of Admiral Richard Byrd's career. With emphasis on his flight over the North Pole, and his establishment of Little America near the South Pole. . 27:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

23837. Freedom Of Opportunity. 1944. Mutual net. "Jimmy Durante". Sponsored by: Mutual Of Omaha Insurance. The story of the famous entertainer, as told by "Eddie Jackson." Durante, Jackson, and other celebrities are all imitated. . 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

23825. Freedom Of Opportunity. March 3, 1944. Mutual net. "Treason". Sponsored by: Mutual Of Omaha Insurance. The story of John Steven Bugas (?), his establishment of a counter-spy operation in Detroit, and the capture of an escaped Nazi. The Governor of Michigan and Bugas himself speak on the program. John Steven Bugas (?). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

23826. Freedom Of Opportunity. March 10, 1944. Mutual net. "The Best Of Luck". Sponsored by: Mutual Of Omaha Insurance. The program originates from Chicago. A test pilot story about Colonel Cass Huff, the Air Force who tested and proved the P-38. W.A. Patterson, President of United Airlines, presents an award from The Junior Chamber Of Commerce. W. A. Patterson (President of United Airlines), Mrs. Cass Huff (speaking from Detroit). 29:24. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

23827. Freedom Of Opportunity. March 17, 1944. Mutual net. "G.I. Joe". Sponsored by: Mutual Of Omaha Insurance. The story of an ordinary soldier fighting the war for America. Produced in co-operation with The United States Junior Chamber Of Commerce. . 29:34. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

23828. Freedom Of Opportunity. July 7, 1944. Mutual net. "The Dorsey Brothers". Sponsored by: Mutual Of Omaha Insurance. The biography of Tommy and Jimmy, how they grew up, split up, and were re-united after their death. Tommy and Jimmy speak briefly from Los Angeles. Tommy Dorsey, Jimmy Dorsey. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

23829. Freedom Of Opportunity. August 2, 1944. Mutual net. "Major Christie Matthewson, Jr., U.S. Army Air Forces". Sponsored by: Mutual Of Omaha Insurance. The son of the famous baseball player decides that a career in aviation has more appeal than does sports. . 29:04. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

23830. Freedom Of Opportunity. August 16, 1944. Mutual net. "Ruth Straub". Sponsored by: Mutual Of Omaha Insurance. The story of the heroism of one of the nurses on Bataan and Corregidor. . 29:21. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

27330. Freedom Of Opportunity. August 23, 1944. Mutual net. "George Gershwin". Sponsored by: Mutual Of Omaha Insurance. A musical biography of the great American composer. Well done, but no cast credits are given. . 29:27. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

23831. Freedom Of Opportunity. September 1, 1944. Mutual net. "Ann Sullivan and Helen Keller". Sponsored by: Mutual Of Omaha Insurance. How communication was finally achieved with Helen, who become blind and deaf at an early age. . 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

23832. Freedom Of Opportunity. September 7, 1944. Mutual net. "Knute Rockne". Sponsored by: Mutual Of Omaha Insurance. The story of America's greatest and best loved football coach. Produced in co-operation with The United States Junior Chamber Of Commerce. . 29:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

23833. Freedom Of Opportunity. October 20, 1944. Mutual net. "George M. Cohan". Sponsored by: Mutual Of Omaha Insurance. A biography of the famous entertainer. Well done, and musical too. . 26:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

107792. Freedom Of Opportunity. October 27, 1944. Mutual net, WCAE, Pittsburgh aircheck. "Frank Knox, American". The dramatized biography of the Secretary of the Navy (who died April 28, 1944). In one sequence, as a newspaper editor, he acts like Marshal Dillon of Dodge City. Adjacent station interference can be heard in the background. Frank Knox (not heard). 20:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

23834. Freedom Of Opportunity. November 3, 1944. Mutual net. "The Mayo Brothers". Sponsored by: Mutual Of Omaha Insurance. A biography of the two doctors who founded the world famous clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. . 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

23835. Freedom Of Opportunity. November 10, 1944. Mutual net. "Joe E. Brown". Sponsored by: Mutual Of Omaha Insurance. The story of the entertainer's career, with emphasis on his pioneering trips to entertain the troops during World War II. . 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

23836. Freedom Of Opportunity. December 8, 1944. Mutual net. "Wendell Willkie". Sponsored by: Mutual Of Omaha Insurance. A biography of the Statesman who was defeated by Roosevelt, but who went on to greatness on his around-the-world trips before the War. . 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

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